US Prez Biden must raise persecution of Muslims in dialogue with Indian PM Modi: USCIRF

Washington, Sept. 24 -- US President Joe Biden must confront Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the escalated violations of human rights and persecution of religious minorities in India, the Uni... Read More

Tk 19 crore given to a VIP customer after banking hrs Union Bank in reply to BB's notice

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Three officials of Union Bank's Gulshan branch have been withdrawn as Bangladesh Bank found a Tk 19 crore mismatch in its vault. A probe committee has also been formed to investiga... Read More

Is the delta variant worse for kids?

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids? Experts say there's no strong evidence that it makes children and teens sicker than earlier versions of the virus, although ... Read More

UN Secretary General praises Bangladesh’s development miracle

Bangladesh, Sept. 24 -- The United Nations (UN) Secretary General António Guterres has highly appreciated the development miracle of Bangladesh under the dynamic and visionary leadership of Prime Mini... Read More

Hyderabad: Millat Fund arranges burial of dead bodies

Hyderabad, Sept. 23 -- The Siasat's millat fund has arranged the burial of ten dead Muslim dead bodies. The requests for the burials were received from various police stations in Hyderabad and Secunde... Read More

BJP against reservation policy: Harish Rao

Hyderabad, Sept. 23 -- Telangana State Finance Minister T.Harish Rao has alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Central government is conspiring to end the reservations quota. He appealed to the ... Read More

Bangladesh's daily virus cases and deaths at lowest level since May

Dhaka, Sept. 23 -- Another 1,144 people tested positive for the disease in the 24 hours to 8 am on Thursday, the lowest since May 29, as the COVID-19 caseload rose to 1,548,320, according to the lates... Read More

Siasat Education Fair to be held from Sept 26 to 28

Hyderabad, Sept. 23 -- The Siasat Daily and MS Education Academy in association with Lords Institute of Engineering and Technology will be holding an educational fair for students (and their parents) ... Read More

Togolese journalists react to being selected for spyware surveillance

Bangladesh, Sept. 23 -- In addition to Ketohou, Togolese journalist Ferdinand Ayité, director of L’Alternative newspaper, was also on the Pegasus Project list, according to Forbidden Stories, one of t... Read More

Global inaction over Rohingya repatriation shocks Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Sept. 23 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has demanded intensified global actions with “real urgency” to repatriate Rohingyas, saying major international powers inaction over the crisis sho... Read More